WND Double Dips the Wingnut Math

The Worldnutdaily has not one but two articles pulling some awesome stats from their rectal area purporting to prove that President Obama’s birth certificate is a forgery. Professional lunatic Christopher Monckton does a column about it, but the WND then publishes a simultaneous article about that column. And you’re going to love this argument. He claims that the odds of the birth certificate being real are 1 in 62.5 quintillion. Here’s how he reaches that number:
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AFA Rails Against Evil Liberal Boycotts

Is there anything more endlessly absurd and idiotic than watching right wing ideologues rail against the evils of engaging on boycotts while engaging in their own boycotts? The AFA’s Sandy Rios had James Simpson of the right-wing Capital Research Center on her show to call liberal boycotts “economic terrorism.”
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Matt Barber’s Intellectual Dishonesty

Matt Barber of the Falwell-founded Liberty Counsel tweeted a picture that he intended to show the “media lie” that President Obama is drawing bigger crowds than Mitt Romney. The tweet said, “Media report support for Romney dwindling. Media lie.” And the picture was supposed to be of a huge Romney rally. Here’s the image:
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Behold the Dueling Prayer Rallies

It’s not a coincidence that the religious right is simultaneously holding several different prayer events immediately before an election. Such events have two purposes: 1) to motivate religious right voters to go to the polls, and 2) to raise money for religious right organizations (both directly and by adding new names to their collective mailing lists for future fleecing).
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